Shunter

  • (noun): A small locomotive used to move cars around but not to make trips.

Some articles on shunter:

Chemins De Fer De Provence - Rolling Stock - Diesel Locomotives
... DU012, DU102 B Matisa 1993 - Draisine 11 B 1945 ? Shunter bought second hand from Chemin de Fer du Blanc-Argent (BA). 51 D 1948 ? Shunter 490 B Berry 1957 ? Shunter ...
NC Class - History
... in November 1966, where it was employed as yard shunter ... NC2 was used as yard shunter in Port Augusta, South Australia until 1970, until NB30 - a CR built shunter - returned from her duties on the Hawker line ... Subsequently, NC1 replaced NB30 as Yard Shunter in 1972, with NC2 being used as a source of spare parts ...
Switcher
... A switcher or shunter (Great Britain shunter Australia shunter or yard pilot USA switcher or switch engine, except Pennsylvania Railroad shifter) is a small railroad locomotive intended not for moving trains over ...
LMS Diesel Shunter 7053
... LMS diesel shunter 7053 carried its original number of 7403 only within the Hunslet Engine Company's works, and was delivered as LMS number 7053 ... It was of almost exactly the same size and shape as LMS diesel shunter 7052, but had different internal fittings ...
LMS Diesel Shunter 7050
... LMS diesel shunter 7050 is a one-off diesel shunter railway locomotive, now preserved at the National Railway Museum ...